Love at First Sight!!

I did it.  Step 1 of painting our powder room makeover is done. I chose the color  sea spray by glidden and it is gorgeous. To be in a safer side, i went with Glidden Duo Eggshell. It does saves a lot of time.

To be honest, was little worried about the color at first, but when i opened the can, LOVE(Opera style : )

glidden duo eggshell sea spray powder room

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Pebble Grey Galore!!

My to-do list is growing bigger everyday. We are living in our house for 8 years now but didn’t paint a single room yet, first my older one was a toddler that time and now my little one ,so waiting for her be done with making  “artwork” on the walls : ). But i have a plan to paint rooms one at a time. First is the powder room and the next thing on the list is to make a gallery wall and make foyer look little bit more attractive. As of now it looks like this, not attractive at all.

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I have thousands of paint swatches from different stores : ). Love each and every one but i like the most is the Pebble Grey by Glidden for this spot.  I’m hoping it will give the sophisticated look over all.

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DIY Beaded Table Runner!!

I’m always hunt for new and different things. Ever since i saw beaded runner/rug on the home decor magazines ,i’m in LOVE with it.  But didn’t want to splurge $$$ so an idea popped right away why not to do it myself one for the fraction of the cost.

A trip to the craft store to buy doilies paper cut, yes you heard me right  doilies : ) ,since this is of a trial and error kind of a project, didn’t mind paying couple of dollars : ). I have the other materials like paint,pearls,rhinestones and other beads handy.

doilies beaded runner rug diy

 

After playing around with the pattern, decided to go with the simpler one. (Sorry no pic). And then the fun begins with painting : ).

acrylic paint diy beaded runner rug doilies

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Before and After!!

In the blog world, before and afters are the most interesting thing to see as how the place gets transformed into something new and fresh.

I would like to add a before and after too. The first project  is to transform my powder room. Since this will be my first painting ever too, kind of excited and nervous.

As of now it is like this :

powder room makeover painting, redo diy

 

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